Dorothea H Wingert


Started writing for Newark newspapers in her teens. Wrote dozens of articles for a series on business and professional women in NJ in 1926-1927 when she was 21-22. In Jun 1926 placed in charge of the Call’s resort news bureau at Asbury Park. Also wrote for Catholic Advocate and Elizabeth Daily Journal before retiring in 1972. Founder and president of the New Jersey Daily Newspaper Women. Lived in the Atlantic Highlands for many years.


Asbury Park Press obituary Nov 2, 1990

Newark Sunday Call articles 1926-1927

Further articles in the Asbury Park Press and the Red Bank Register

“In the Editorial Rooms” Editor and Publisher, Jun 19, 1926